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Ricci Family History

Ricci Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Riccio.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Cicci, Rucci, Socci, Risi, Bocci, Cucci, Mucci, Riccio, Tucci, Ricca

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Where is the Ricci family from?

You can see how Ricci families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ricci family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Ricci families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 12 Ricci families living in California. This was about 41% of all the recorded Ricci's in the USA. California had the highest population of Ricci families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ricci surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ricci ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ricci. 25% of Ricci men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Ricci women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ricci were Clerk and Clerk.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • New Worker
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
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Census Records

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Ricci. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ricci census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 15,000 immigration records available for the last name Ricci. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Ricci. For the veterans among your Ricci ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ricci lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Ricci life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ricci in 1950 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

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